In this post I’ll walk you through steps to connect multiple TVs to one DirecTV receiver and experience the best from this top satellite TV provider. Also, we’ll discuss in details steps to reset DirecTV box at ease. However, DirecTV box gives you easy access to watch your favorite satellite TV channels via a dish that is installed with a view of the southern sky.
Therefore, if you want to split DirecTV signal to two TVs in different rooms, its done using a splitter and coaxial cable. Although, if you are using one receiver for two TVs, both TVs will show the same channel. Follow below steps how to connect multiple TVs to one DirecTV rebutton
Provide a 2-way splitter. The splitter will have one input and two outputs.
Turn off your devices and keep the coaxial cable that is transmitting the signal into the room on the input of the DirecTV receiver.
Keep a shorter coaxial cable on the output of the DirecTV receiver. Join the other end of the coaxial cable to the input of the splitter.
Keep a coaxial cable on the output of the splitter. And run the other end of the cable to the first TV. And then place the cable on the input of the TV.
Place the second coaxial cable from the second output on the splitter to the input on the second TV.
Switch on power and turn on both TVs and the DirecTV receiver. You should have the same channel on each TV.
Lastly, Make sure that each TV is tuned to channel 3 to receive the picture.
How to reset DirecTV box
Here I’ll list the three possible ways to reset a DirecTV box or ” rebooted”.
1. Each new model of DirecTV has a red reset button. Also, the hr34 and hr44 genie models have it in the access card door. Open the panel by pressing it and then, then press the buttonj to Start the reboot process. DirecTV reboot may last up to 6 minutes. The most resent model (hr54 genie) has the red reset button at the right of the receiver, by the access card slot. Also, h44 genie lite and all client models Carry’s the reset button on the outer right hand side too. Easy Fixes For Sky Box Not Getting Signal & won’t turn on
2. This is how to hard reset DirecTV box; Pull the power cord from the back and wait ten seconds and then plug it back in. This process also reboots the receiver. What To Do When Tv Says No Signal But Cable Box Is On
3. And this is an alternative way of resetting DirecTV box. Long press the blue DirecTV power button in the front of your receiver. Keep holding it for twenty seconds. This method will restore your decoder and reset to default settings. So, I recommend you should go with the above methods to reset your receiver unless you are eager to loose your customisations example, parental lick, playlist, favourites, etc.